Msaniart Gallery is Proud to Host "Garden-Aid at the Gallery" Fundraiser to support Bayard Gardeners Networks.
April 10-12,2015 (Free Admission)
Friday 10 4pm-10pm Grand Opening
Saturday 11 12pm-6pm
Sunday 12 12pm-6pm
This 1st Annual Funraiser is an opportunity to support community-building .
The Backyard Gardeners Network (BGN) is a Lower 9th Ward based nonprofit organization whose mission is to sustain and strengthen the proudly self-sufficient and deeply rooted community of the Lower 9th Ward, using their own food growing traditions as a platform to build community, revitalize the neighborhood and preserve their cultural heritage. They currently manage two community gardens in the Lower 9th Ward, the Laurentine Ernst Community Garden and the Guerrilla Garden, and are developing the Ernst Garden Resource Center. They also run Lower 9 Growing Strong – a free afternoon programming series at the Guerrilla Garden which promotes health, close-knit community, and self-reliance for neighborhood children, adults and seniors.
During this Funraising event 40% of all M.Sani original artworks sales and 20% of poster go to BNG.
On the program there is raffle,gardening and cooking demos.Come cool down with fresh herbal concotions:
cucumber lemonade,tarragon limeade and ginger mint lemonade.
Also enjoy delicious fare from local restaurants !
Find the event page by clicking the image below